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Dutch arrest after Rotterdam gig cancelled amid terror threat

Image copyright AFP/Getty Image caption The van was found in a street near the venue Police have arrested a 22-year-old man in the southern Dutch province of Brabant, hours after a rock concert was cancelled because of an alert from Spanish police. The man was detained at 02:00 on Thursday ...

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‘Amazing’ rediscovery of rare Australian tree-rat

Image copyright DBCA Image caption The black-footed tree rat as captured by remote cameras in Western Australia’s Kimberley forests A rare mammal has been discovered living in Western Australia (WA) decades after it was thought to have been wiped out of the region. The distinctive black-footed tree rat was spotted ...

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Australian spy chief criticised for Duterte fist photo

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Critics have described the photo as inappropriate The boss of Australia’s foreign intelligence agency has been criticised for clenching his fist in a photo with Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte. Mr Duterte used the pose in his 2016 presidential campaign, a symbol of his tough and ...

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